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The Savior – Snippet 20

The Savior – Snippet 20 PART FOUR The Toll Six years previously 1 Lilleheim Treville District 470 Post Tercium There had been no report from Jeptha Marone in over a month. This was not good news, as far as Mahaut … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 19

The Savior – Snippet 19 “No, sir, I don’t.” “To get the cold hell away from my father’s plantation, that’s why.” “Where was that?” “Was? Is. It’s still there. Ingres. In the middle of the province. Best land. They grow … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 18

The Savior – Snippet 18 3 The morning brought more marching. And after a day and a half they left Treville behind and entered Cascade district. Almost the moment they crossed the border they were attacked. This time it was … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 17

The Savior – Snippet 17 2 Toward evening, the column crossed the boundary into the Treville District. Abel was now in familiar country and began to make out landmarks he knew well. They would not be passing through his hometown, … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 16

The Savior – Snippet 16 PART THREE The Load Six years later The Present 1 Approaching Garangipore 476 Post Tercium Abel chose a large female dont from the train to ride. The gunny sergeant in charge said her name was … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 15

The Savior – Snippet 15 5 Mahaut left Edgar’s bedside the next day and did not return. He was past the crisis point, and now would only require several weeks of recovery. She was not looking forward to having him … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 14

The Savior – Snippet 14 4 As she’d predicted, the fever struck Edgar hard. She bathed him frequently to bring the temperature down and made sure that he did not yank the bandage off his arm, which he tried to … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 13

The Savior – Snippet 13 3 “He’ll be here in a moment, my dear,” said Benjamin to Mahaut. “I don’t know what he has got himself into this time, but he appears to be injured, at least that’s the reports … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 12

The Savior – Snippet 12 2 Benjamin Jacobson didn’t fool himself. He might love his son, but he knew full well that he and his wife had given birth to a monster. Yet what Benjamin remembered, what he clung to, … Continue reading

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The Savior – Snippet 11

The Savior – Snippet 11 It hadn’t surprised Mahaut when Loreilei and Frel had been drawn together once again. After their ordeal in the desert, though, they’d been hurt in ways that only the other might understand. But now here … Continue reading

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